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Jerry Fred Perry

Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with Bro. Larry Hitesman and Sherry Mae Bardin officiating. Burial will follow in East View Cemetery.
The family will receive friends this evening from 5-8 at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Danny Storey, Tommy Bonds, Cotton Brewer, Maude Johnson, David Roper, Robert McMillin, Gary Rice, George Ferguson and Fred Dukeman. Honorary pallbearers will be Johnny Smith, Jack Gwaltney, Charlie Todd, Sterling Stone, Larry Peters, Neven Barnett, Harry Little, Jimmy Turner, Mike Duke, Butch Massengill, Daniel Dunn, Roger Dunn, Matt Dunn, Nicky Dunn, Thomas Heathcock, Joe Elliott, Steve Napier, Yankee Bob Baker, Ricky Waldo Walders and Kevin Wade.
He was born June 2, 1947, in Dresden, son of the late C.L. and Mildred (Dunn) Perry. He married the former Ginger Perry Sept. 2, 1995. She survives. He was a retired welder for Lennox Hearth Products Co., where he worked for more than 20 years, and was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Vietnam. He was a member of Sunswept Baptist Church and of Jones-Walker Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4862. He was also a 1966 graduate of Obion County Central High School.
He is also survived by his daughter, Jessie Perry of Union City; his son, Jeremy Perry of Union City; his sister and brother-in-law, Frankie and Jim Prather of Union City; and three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Joe Perry of North Carolina and Ted and Brenda Perry and Jackie and Margaret Perry, all of Union City.
He was also preceded in death by his sister-in-law, Linda Perry.
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